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Kate Breckenridge, Janette Atkinson, and Oliver Braddick

in Neurodevelopmental Disorders Across the Lifespan: A neuroconstructivist approach

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199594818
eISBN:
9780191738166
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199594818.003.0040
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology, Developmental Psychology

This chapter analyses the developing processes of attention in early childhood, in the context of a model in which ‘attention’ comprises a number of distinct, but related, processes. First it briefly ... More


September 12: Community and Neighborhood Recovery at Ground Zero

Gregory Smithsimon

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814740842
eISBN:
9780814771129
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814740842.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Health, Illness, and Medicine

The collapse of the World Trade Center shattered windows across the street in Battery Park City, throwing the neighborhood into darkness and smothering homes in debris. Residents fled. In the months ... More


Caught in a Chinese Ambush: Battery B, 999th Armored Field Artillery Battalion, 22–24 April 1951

William T. Bowers and John T. Greenwood

in Passing the Test: Combat in Korea, April-June 1951

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780813134529
eISBN:
9780813135991
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813134529.003.0003
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This chapter follows the operations of Battery B, 999th Armored Field Artillery Battalion, in its efforts to support the Republic of Korea 1st Division during the opening days of the Spring ... More


Artillery in Perimeter Defense: 92d Armored Field Artillery Battalion, 22–24 April 1951

William T. Bowers and John T. Greenwood

in Passing the Test: Combat in Korea, April-June 1951

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780813134529
eISBN:
9780813135991
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813134529.003.0005
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This chapter details the classic fight of the well-prepared 92d Armored Field Artillery Battalion to hold the flank of the 1st Marine Division after the ROK 6th Division collapsed. Several artillery ... More


The Land of the Dragon

Timothy K. Nenninger and Charles Pelot Summerall

in The Way of Duty, Honor, Country: The Memoir of General Charles Pelot Summerall

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813126180
eISBN:
9780813135649
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813126180.003.0008
Subject:
History, Military History

In 1900, the uprising that broke out in China to expel all foreign devils startled the world. International naval contingents in the region were reinforced by troops from several nations. The United ... More


A British Foothold in China, 1839–1861

Kwong Chi Man and Tsoi Yiu Lun

in Eastern Fortress: A Military History of Hong Kong, 1840-1970

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9789888208708
eISBN:
9789888313457
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888208708.003.0002
Subject:
History, Military History

This chapter deals with the early defence and strategic use of Hong Kong as a British forward base in their increased presence in East Asia. It also deals with the difficulties faced by the early ... More


Hong Kong in an Imperial Defence System, 1861–1883

Kwong Chi Man and Tsoi Yiu Lun

in Eastern Fortress: A Military History of Hong Kong, 1840-1970

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9789888208708
eISBN:
9789888313457
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888208708.003.0003
Subject:
History, Military History

This chapter discusses the early British planning to rearm Hong Kong from the 1860s to 1880s. During this period, many plans were put forward because of the changing international situation but ... More


Confederate River Defenses during the American Civil War: A Case Study from the Hammock Landing Battery on the Apalachicola River, Florida

C. Brian Mabelitini

in From These Honored Dead: Historical Archaeology of the American Civil War

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780813049441
eISBN:
9780813050195
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813049441.003.0015
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

With the outbreak of the American Civil War, the defense of the Apalachicola River in northwest Florida and its connection to the industrial center of Columbus, Georgia, was of strategic importance ... More


McCrea Joins the Army of the Potomac

Brian R. McEnany

in For Brotherhood and Duty: The Civil War History of the West Point Class of 1862

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780813160627
eISBN:
9780813165479
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813160627.003.0005
Subject:
History, Military History

After graduation, Tully McCrea travels to Washington and finds he cannot get orders until Congress approves the promotion of him and his classmates as second lieutenants. Almost a month later, an ... More


McCrea, Egan, and the Maryland Campaign

Brian R. McEnany

in For Brotherhood and Duty: The Civil War History of the West Point Class of 1862

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780813160627
eISBN:
9780813165479
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813160627.003.0006
Subject:
History, Military History

Tully McCrea is released from the hospital and travels north. He finds George Gillespie, George Suter, and George Custer (his former roommate) in the camps around Alexandria discussing how Ranald ... More


Sanderson, Arnold, McIntire, and Warner at Chancellorsville

Brian R. McEnany

in For Brotherhood and Duty: The Civil War History of the West Point Class of 1862

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780813160627
eISBN:
9780813165479
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813160627.003.0008
Subject:
History, Military History

Sam McIntire’s battery opens the battle on the Plank Road east of Chancellorsville on May 1, 1863. On the second day, James Sanderson’s battery is the first to form the gun line at Fairview and helps ... More


Scott versus Geary

Earl J. Hess

in The Battle of Peach Tree Creek: Hood's First Effort to Save Atlanta

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781469634197
eISBN:
9781469634210
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469634197.003.0007
Subject:
History, American History: Civil War

Thomas M. Scott's Brigade of Loring's Division attacked John W. Geary's division, the only Twentieth Corps unit in place on good ground south of Peach Tree Creek. While Scott's right wing was stopped ... More


Introduction

Gregory Smithsimon

in September 12: Community and Neighborhood Recovery at Ground Zero

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814740842
eISBN:
9780814771129
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814740842.003.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Health, Illness, and Medicine

This book investigates how residents of Battery Park City—a secluded, wealthy enclave in New York City—reestablished their community in the three years after the September 11 attacks using the rich ... More


Creating Battery Park City: Building a Landmark on Landfill

Gregory Smithsimon

in September 12: Community and Neighborhood Recovery at Ground Zero

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814740842
eISBN:
9780814771129
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814740842.003.0002
Subject:
Sociology, Health, Illness, and Medicine

This chapter examines the urban planning history that led to the creation of Battery Park City and gave the community its physical shape and social configuration. In particular, it considers how the ... More


Real Privilege and False Charity

Gregory Smithsimon

in September 12: Community and Neighborhood Recovery at Ground Zero

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814740842
eISBN:
9780814771129
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814740842.003.0003
Subject:
Sociology, Health, Illness, and Medicine

This chapter examines the real privileges bestowed on people who lived in Battery Park City because of the special arrangements made by the city and state for the community and compare them with the ... More


Residents, Space, and Exclusivity

Gregory Smithsimon

in September 12: Community and Neighborhood Recovery at Ground Zero

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814740842
eISBN:
9780814771129
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814740842.003.0004
Subject:
Sociology, Health, Illness, and Medicine

This chapter examines the ways in which Battery Park City residents have developed an exclusive attitude toward the community, outsiders, and the community's relationship to the city beyond. It ... More


Oasis to Epicenter: Battery Park City in the Year after September 11

Gregory Smithsimon

in September 12: Community and Neighborhood Recovery at Ground Zero

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814740842
eISBN:
9780814771129
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814740842.003.0005
Subject:
Sociology, Health, Illness, and Medicine

This chapter examines how Battery Park City residents recovered from the devastation of their social community and physical surroundings due to the September 11 attacks. It first describes the ... More


Every Day Is September 11: Memorial Plans for Community Spaces

Gregory Smithsimon

in September 12: Community and Neighborhood Recovery at Ground Zero

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814740842
eISBN:
9780814771129
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814740842.003.0006
Subject:
Sociology, Health, Illness, and Medicine

This chapter examines how the resource-rich environment and sense of community that helped heal Battery Park City after September 11 led residents to resist the presence of the general public in the ... More


Class and Community Organizations

Gregory Smithsimon

in September 12: Community and Neighborhood Recovery at Ground Zero

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814740842
eISBN:
9780814771129
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814740842.003.0007
Subject:
Sociology, Health, Illness, and Medicine

This chapter examines how physical space and the socioeconomic class of residents shaped community activism in Battery Park City before and after September 11. It compares the activism of Battery ... More


Definitely in My Backyard: Welcome Nuisances

Gregory Smithsimon

in September 12: Community and Neighborhood Recovery at Ground Zero

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814740842
eISBN:
9780814771129
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814740842.003.0008
Subject:
Sociology, Health, Illness, and Medicine

This chapter examines the third stage in the ongoing reciprocal relationship between space and social relations in Battery Park City. In the first stage, people shaped space; in the second stage, ... More


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